• May 03, 2019 | Most Popular, Your Relationships,  Your Work

    35 Reflections on 35 Years of Life [Part 1 of 2]

    Yesterday was my 35th birthday! As I’ve reached this important milestone in my life, I’ve been contemplating what I’ve learned in my 35 rotations around the sun. Here are my top life lessons boiled down into one list. This is the first of two installments. I hope you enjoy! Own who you are. For the […]

  • Nov 14, 2018 | Your Relationships

    Bridging Vulnerability and Leadership in Life

    What’s the deal with vulnerability? In our culture, it seems to be something we all shy away from in some way. Our leaders fail to take ownership or apologize for their end of things, and oftentimes it’s something that we all do in various areas of our lives: In relationships, we tend to demand apologies […]

  • Dec 28, 2018 | Your Relationships

    If I hadn’t failed at this, I wouldn’t be where I am today…

    The fact that I’m an executive life coach today is a result of my failure. Failure at passing my certified financial planning exam, that is. It should’ve been a slam dunk. After all, I had been in school for two years for it. I had studied for the exam for months. I was naturally gifted at […]

  • Oct 31, 2018 | Your Relationships

    The Moving Target of Perfection

    Today I want to talk about acknowledgment of not being perfect. That might sound funny at first, but let me explain. Before I entered into the world of coaching, I used to live my life in judgment of how I wasn’t getting it right or being perfect. My day-to-day revolved around that unwinnable game of […]

  • Apr 26, 2019 | Most Popular, Your Relationships,  Your Work

    What authentic leadership looks like. Do you have the “it” factor?

    I can still remember that day when a leader I esteem and trust took responsibility for a mistake I had made. My palms were sweaty, my stomach constricted, that guilty feeling rumbling inside. When confronted with my error, I was mentally preparing myself to own up to it. And before I had the chance to, […]